Terms of Service
ELIGIBILITY TO USE THE WEBSITE
You hereby represent and warrant that, and you will use our website only if, at the time of use, you: (i) are the age of majority in your jurisdiction; and (ii) can lawfully enter into and form contracts in accordance with applicable local laws.
USE OF OUR WEBSITE
If you access our website from outside of Canada, you are solely responsible for ensuring compliance with the laws of your specific jurisdiction.
Access and use of our website may be subject to limitations, delays and other problems inherent in the use of the Internet and electronic communications.
Supply Chain Canada is not responsible for any delays, delivery failures, or other damage resulting from such problems, or from the unavailability of our website for any reason.
Notwithstanding anything else contained herein, we reserve the right to refuse to provide access to our website to anyone at any time for any reason, without any notice or liability.
Supply Chain Canada’s website offers information and resources for supply chain professionals and organizations, including information about its supply chain management certification and supply management training programs. Some of the content Supply Chain Canada offers through its website is exclusive to its members.
TRADEMARK AND COPYRIGHT INFORMATION
Our website contains content including, but not limited to, all text, audio, images and other materials or elements (collectively the “Content”). Content displayed on or through our website is protected by copyright as a collective work and/or compilation, pursuant to copyrights laws, and international conventions. Any reproduction, modification, creation of derivative works from or redistribution of our website or the collective work, and/or copying or reproducing our website or any portion thereof to any other server or location for further reproduction or redistribution is prohibited without the express written consent of Supply Chain Canada.
You further agree not to reproduce, duplicate or copy content from our website without the express written consent of Supply Chain Canada, and agree to abide by any and all copyright notices displayed on our website. For greater certainty, the use of the Content on any other website, including by linking or framing, or the mirroring of the Content on any other server, is prohibited without Supply Chain Canada’s prior written approval.
You may not decompile or disassemble, reverse engineer or otherwise attempt to discover any source code contained in our website. Without limiting the foregoing, you agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit for any commercial purposes, any aspect of our website.
Although Supply Chain Canada does not claim ownership of content that its users post on our website, by posting content to any area of our website that is accessible to all users, you automatically grant, and you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant, to Supply Chain Canada an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, fully paid, worldwide license to use, copy, perform, display, and distribute said content, and create compilations and derivative works from such content, as part of our website or otherwise.
YOUR FEEDBACK AND USAGE INFORMATION
You grant to Supply Chain Canada and its affiliates a worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, transferable, sublicensable (through multiple tiers) license to use and incorporate into its services any suggestion, enhancement request, recommendation, correction or other feedback provided by you. Any non-identifiable information gathered by us through your use of our website may be used by us for our own marketing, promotional and product development purposes and more specifically may be stored in a database and used by us to identify, customize and personalize user access, and assess utilization of our website. Such information may be shared with our affiliates, suppliers, licensors, partners and clients in furtherance of the forgoing purposes.
In your dealings with us, including to the extent that our website and/or your account permit you to post, email, or otherwise make available content, you agree not to post, email or otherwise make available content that:
- A. is unlawful;
- B. includes personal or identifying information about another person without that person’s explicit consent;
- C. impersonates any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a Supply Chain Canada employee, or falsely states or otherwise misrepresents an affiliation with a person or entity;
- D. involves, provides, or contributes any false, inaccurate, or misleading information;
- E. in any manner violates any third party right or any agreement between you and a third party;
- F. infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any person, or content that you do not have a right to make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships;
- G. is harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, pornographic;
- H. harasses, degrades, intimidates or is hateful toward an individual or a group of individuals on the basis of religion, gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, age or disability, such determination to be made in Supply Chain Canada’s sole discretion;
- I. constitutes or contains any form of advertising or solicitation, or that includes links to commercial services or websites, including, without limitation, any “spam”, “junk mail”, “chain letter”, contests, sweepstakes and other sales promotions, barter, or advertising or any other similar solicitation;
- J. contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment;
- K. disrupts the normal use of our website with an excessive amount of content, or that otherwise negatively affects other users’ ability to use our website; or
- L. employs misleading email addresses, or forged headers or otherwise manipulated identifiers in order to disguise the origin of content transmitted through our website.
You will be solely responsible and liable for any and all loss, damage, and additional costs that may be incurred by you, Supply Chain Canada or any other person as a result of your submission of any information on or through our website, including violations of any of any third-party intellectual property rights in any of your content.
We have no obligation, nor any responsibility to any party to monitor the website, and do not and cannot undertake to review material that you or other users submit. We cannot ensure prompt removal of objectionable material after it has been posted and we have no liability for any action or inaction regarding transmissions, communications, or content provided by any user or third party, subject to applicable laws.
As a registered user, you agree to maintain and promptly update your registration data as necessary to keep it true, accurate, current and complete.
You will be responsible for any and all loss, damage, or additional costs that we and/or our service providers, other users and other persons may incur as a result of (i) your submission of any false, incorrect or incomplete information or (ii) your failure to update your registration or other information that you submit via our website.
You acknowledge that you are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account password, and that you (and not us) will be responsible for any loss resulting from any unauthorized use of your account or access to your content – including (without limitation) losses by other users. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your account.
Supply Chain Canada recommends that you use a strong password, that you change it frequently, and that you do not reuse passwords. You agree not to disclose your username or password to any third party. Supply Chain Canada may reject or require that you change your password.
INFORMATION DISCLAIMER, NO RECOMMENDATION
Supply Chain Canada will not make any attempt to verify the accuracy or completeness of any information submitted by users on our website.
You should take independent measures to determine the appropriateness of entering into discussions or transactions with any user of our website.
Your use of any user-generated content is at your own risk. Supply Chain Canada makes no representations or warranties with respect to, nor does it guarantee or endorse, any user-generated content. You agree that all risk associated with the use of, or reliance on, any user information rests with you.
If you believe that a user of our website has provided false information, has acted illegally or unethically, or is abusing our website or its purpose in any way, you should notify us.
DISCLAIMER REGARDING THIRD PARTY CONTENT
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIABILITY
OUR WEBSITE (INCLUDING ITS CONTENT) IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.
Supply Chain Canada does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the Content. We make no representation or warranty that the website will operate error free or in an uninterrupted fashion, or that the website, or any files or information that you download from the website, will be secure and/or free of malicious code. Supply Chain Canada and its affiliates, and their respective directors, officers, employees, subsidiaries, affiliates, successors, assigns, agents and service providers, shall not be liable for any (i) direct damages in excess of CDN$50; or (ii) special, indirect, incidental, or consequential damages, including without limitation, lost revenues or lost profits, which may result from the use of the Content or our website. As noted above, Supply Chain Canada may make changes to our website at any time without notice. However, Supply Chain Canada makes no commitment to update the information contained herein.